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Pig Pit BBQ

84 Ontario St, Cohoes, NY 12047-3415
+1 518-235-2323
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (16 reviews)
“ribs” (17 reviews)
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
84 Ontario St, Cohoes, NY 12047-3415
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my go to place for ribs, chicken and fish. I ordered the fried cod and fried veggies. The portion was enough for two people.Just realized that they also have Mexican Food, which I plan order the next time.

Thank maijr1119
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Easily accessible, this place has the best ribs and chicken. They offer numerous sides to accompany your meal. Try the okra.

Thank Saleika L
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Met a friend for lunch. Place is a real hole in the wall. But the good made up for it. My buddy had pulled pork on sub roll. He loved it. I had the brisket. Very tasty but a little dry. But huge tasty sandwich....More

Thank bruce t
Reviewed 4 January 2018

conveniently located right off 787. they have a good menu .I get the pulled pork sandwich every time it is so big I can only eat half .

Thank koochemon
Reviewed 21 December 2017

So good. From the pulled pork sandwhich to the Enchorito this place is Cohoes's best kept secret. Thank you Tex!

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

First, this is both a BBQ joint and a Texmex place . We tried the ribs, pork sandwich and some Mexican items on the side. The place is rather modest with interesting decor that is pig oriented. Pig lamp shades, salt n pepper shakers, flower...More

Thank Arvind J
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

I drove by several times on my way to Peebles Island,and finally decided to try it. We were greeted by a friendly gettleman who asked us if it was our first time there. Maybe owner not sure.He explained the menu,which has a huge variety of...More

Thank outdoorgirlgg
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I drove by this place at it's original location and judged it by it's looks,not good. Then moved to a better location,and one day decided to try them and am I very glad I did THE BEST PULLED PORK sandwich EVER!!!!! So never judge a...More

Thank kushkrose
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent Texas bbq. Dirty fries are sooo good, loads of gravy and cheese. On this particular occasion I ordered the chicken fried steak sandwich and two of us split it, it was a substantial meal. I've also had the pulled pork sandwich, brisket and ribs....More

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Sorry, there is no Picture. I went with my wife on a Tuesday afternoon. My wife had the pulled pork sandwich and fries. I had the combo catfish and pulled pork with fried okra and cabbage salad. Good tasting by not great. Friendly service.

Thank Hans K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 Ontario St, Cohoes, NY 12047-3415
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Cohoes
  • Phone Number: +1 518-235-2323
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